British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Holly Bush Cottage, Wheathampstead

Description: Holly Bush Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 164017

OS Grid Reference: TL1584015901
OS Grid Coordinates: 515840, 215901
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8297, -0.3204

Location: Harpenden, Hertfordshire AL5 5DS

Locality: Wheathampstead
Local Authority: St Albans City Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL5 5DS

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire at Explore Britain.

Listing Text


3/468 Holly Bush Cottage


House. C16-17 timber frame. Later brick infill and casing,
painted white. Late C19 or early C20 gabled extension on far end
from road. Plain tile roof. 2 storeys and attics. Main range
is 5 windows, all C20 leaded casements. Bay nearest road is
plastered and has lower windows: possibly an early cross wing
refronted. Good C17 red brick chimney stack in centre of ridge
with 4 joined square shafts. Timber framed rear extension near
road with C20 tile-hung attic. C19 gabled extension adjacent
with segmental-headed windows.

Listing NGR: TL1584015901

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.